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A serious call to a devout & holy life

A serious call to a devout & holy life

adapted to the state and condition of all orders of Christians

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Published by Charles Ewer in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian life.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby William Law ; to which is added, some account of the author, and three letters to a friend.
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 44548.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination346 p.
    Number of Pages346
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17714924M

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